Bridgewater Pulls Past Guilford, 1-0
|2nd - 78:43||Melanie Waters (Bridgewater (Va.))|
Melanie Waters - 1
A: Sarah Conner - 1
Sh: Melanie Waters - 7
Sv: Chelsea Steele - 7
Sh: Kelli Uresti - 3
Sv: Cori Karoly - 12
|TEAM STATISTICS||Bridgewater (Va.)||Guilford|
|Shots (on goal)||24 (13)||11 (7)|
GREENSBORO, N.C. - Bridgewater College's Melanie Waters broke a scoreless draw in the 79th minute to lead the Eagles to a 1-0 Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) soccer win over Guilford College Saturday.
The host Quakers (0-7, 0-2 ODAC) held the Eagles (5-2, 2-0 ODAC) scoreless after the first half and held the Eagles' shot advantage to 8-4.
Both teams increased their scoring chances in the second half and Guilford almost took the lead the when senior Gabrielle Lahowitch hit the crossbar on a shot from 18 yards out in the 77th minute. Two minutes later, Sarah Conner fed a through ball to Waters for the game's only goal.
The Eagles held the advantage in shots, 24-11. Cori Karoly made a career-high 12 saves in net for the Quakers. Her counterpart, Chelsea Steele, made seven saves in a shutout effort.
The Quakers return to action Monday (9/17) when they visit Greensboro College to face the Pride.